R.J. Reynolds Recalls 2.6 Million Vaping Products Due to Fire Risk

Tobacco company R.J. Reynolds’ vaping subsidiary has recalled around 2.6 million vaping products that may pose a safety threat to consumers.

The company has voluntarily initiated a nationwide safety recall of all Vuse Vibe power units.  R.J. Reynolds initiated the recall after receiving consumer complaints about malfunctioning…

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FDA Moves on Dietary Supplements Containing Dangerous Levels of Caffeine

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is taking steps to protect consumers from the dangers of highly concentrated and pure caffeine products.

These products present a significant public health threat because of the high risk that they will be erroneously used at excessive, potentially dangerous doses.

Highly concentrated and…

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Tax Day Tips

Tax day is coming right up on April 17, and the IRS wants to be sure you have all the information you need.

The IRS expects taxpayers to file more than 155 million returns this year. Here are some things for taxpayers to consider as they are filing:

People have…

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Alternative Energy Becomes Less ‘Alternative’

Alternative energy isn’t so alternative anymore, as prices for utility-scale wind and solar come down and big power producers gear up.

One case in point: DTE Energy has submitted its 2018 Renewable Energy Plan to the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) proposing approximately 1,000 additional megawatts of…

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New-Car Prices Jump Higher, According to Kelley Blue Book

The estimated average transaction price (ATP) for light vehicles in the United States was $35,285 in March 2018, according to the analysts at Kelley Blue Book.

New-vehicle prices have increased by $703 (up 2 percent) from March 2017, while falling $23 (down 0.1 percent) from last month…

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